IOWA CITY/CEDAR RAPIDS CORRIDOR RESOURCES

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Major Employers in Cedar Rapids and Iowa City Areas (with number of employees)

Cedar Rapids Area

Manufacturing Businesses

Rockwell Collins, Inc. – 8425

www.rockwellcollins.com

Whirlpool Corporation – 2273

www.whirlpoolcorp.com

Quaker Oats – 1100

www.quakeroats.com

General Mills, Inc. – 658

www.generalmills.com

Gazette Communications-510

www.gazetteecommunications.com

Cargill – 420

www.cargill.com

PMX Industries-370

www.ipmx.com

International Paper-354

www.internationalpaper.com

Schneider Electric-333

www.schneiderelectric.com

Clipper Windpower-315

www.clipperwind.com

Penford Products-206

www.penfordproducts.com

Cedar Rapids Area

Non-Manufacturing Businesses

CRST International - 5935

www.crst.com

Transamerica – 3500

www.transamerica.com

St. Luke's Hospital – 2700

www.stlukescr.org

Hy-Vee Food Stores – 2608

www.hy-vee.com

Cedar Rapids Comm. Schools – 2569

www.cr.k12.ia.us

Mercy Medical Center – 2300

www.mercycare.org

City of Cedar Rapids – 1280

www.cedar-rapids.org

Wal Mart Stores, Inc. – 1141

www.walmart.com

Linn-Mar Community Schools – 947

www.linnmar.k12.ia.us

Alliant Energy – 881

www.alliantenergy.com

Yellowbook USA-857

www.corporate.yellowbook.com

Nordstrom Direct-851

www.nordstromdirect.com

Linn County Offices – 850

www.linncounty.org

College Community Schools-704

www.prariepride.org

Verizon Business-675

www.verizonbusiness.com

Van Meter, Inc. - 600

www.vanmeterinc.com

Toyota Financial Services Center-600

www.toyotafinancial.com

APAC Customer Services-600

www.apaccustomerservices.com

Target Stores-600

www.target.com

GE Capital Americas-600

www.gecapital.com

PAETEC-553

www.paetec.com

U.S. Cellular-549

www.uscellular.com

Grant Wood Area Education Agency-500

www.aea10.k12.ia.us

United States Postal Serivce-478

www.usps.gov

GreatAmerica Financial Srvs - 396

www.greatamerica.com

Physician's Clinic of Iowa-351

www.pcofiowa.com

Four Oaks, Inc.-314

www.fouroaks.org

Intermec Technologies Corp.-250

www.intermec.com

The Arc of East Central Iowa-500

www.arceci.org

Stamats Communications-130

www.stamatscorp.com

 

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Iowa City Area

Manufacturing Businesses

Rockwell International-Collins Aviation &

Comm.Division – 820

www.rockwellcollins.com

Centro, Inc. – 818

www.centroinc.com

International Automotive Components-805

www.iacna.com

Procter and Gamble – 500

www.pg.com

Oral B Laboratories – 460

www.oralb.com

Moore Wallace – 234

www.rrdonnelly.com

 

Iowa City Area

Non-Manufacturing Businesses

The University of Iowa – 21,043

www.uiowa.edu

U of I Hospital & Clinics – 7738

www.uihealthcare.com

Iowa City Comm. Schools – 1700

www.iowa-city.k12.ia.us

American College Testing (ACT) – 1427

www.act.org

VA Medical Center – 1351

www.iowacity.va.gov

Mercy Hospital – 1305

www.mercyic.org

Pearson Educational Measurement – 1152

www.pearsonedmeasurement.com

Integrated DNA Technologies– 781

www.idtdna.com

Riverside Casino & Golf Resort-744

www.riversidecasinoandresort.com

Systems Unlimited – 700

www.sui.org

City of Iowa City – 641

www.icgov.org

Johnson County Government – 515

www.johnson-county.com

Hawkeye Food Systems – 500

www.hawkeyefoodservice.com

Vangent, Inc.-438

www.vangent.com

Hy-Vee Food Stores – 430

www.hy-vee.com

Hills Bank & Trust – 355

www.hillsbank.com

GEICO Direct Auto Insurance – 312

www.geico.com

Goodwill Industries – 300

www.goodwillseiowa.org

UI Community Credit Union - 280

www.uiccu.org

Target – 200

www.target.com

West Music-170

www.westmusic.com

Wal-Mart – 150

www.walmart.com

Corridor Startup Companies

Iowa City Start Ups

Cedar Rapids  Start Ups

Other Helpful Job Search Websites:

Jobs@Uiowa

http://jobs.uiowa.edu (UI job openings)

Corridor Jobs

www.corridorcareers.com

Career Builder

www.careerbuilder.com

Indeed

www.indeed.com

Simply Hired

www.simplyhired.com

Corridor Job Club

www.iowacityareadevelopment.com/jobclub/

 

Local Colleges and Universities

 

Kirkwood Community College –

1410

www.kirkwood.edu

Augustana College-650

www.augustana.edu

Grinnell College – 600

www.grinnell.edu

St. Ambrose University – 500

www.sau.edu

Coe College – 351

www.coe.edu

Cornell College – 350

www.cornellcollege.edu

Mt. Mercy College – 280

www.mtmercy.edu

 

Sources:

Iowa City Chamber of Commerce; Priority1; Iowa City Area Development Group

Fastest Growing Corridor Companies:

Lattice Communications Inc

Compass Commercial Services  

MD Molding 

Midwest Microwave Solutions Inc. 

Genova Technologies Inc. 

Select Structural Engineering 

MobileDemand 

Involta 

Crystal Group Inc.   

MediRevv Inc. 

Circle Computer Resources Inc. 

ESP International 

LimoLink Inc. 

Cedar Ridge Vineyards 

Clickstop Inc. 

Innovative Software Engineering LLC 

Infinity Contact Inc. 

Tri-County Enterprises 

Coffeesmiths 

Hawkeye Communication/Fandel Alarm 

Neumiller Electric Inc. 

Centro Inc. 

Communications Engineering Company 

Collective Data Inc. 

World Trend Financial  

 

Corridor Business Journal Coolest Places to Work 2014:

The Coolest Places to Work identifies and honors local companies that have created the most engaging and rewarding work environments.

American Heart Association  

AW Welt Ambrisco Insurance Inc. 

Bankers Trust Company
Big Brothers Big Sisters of CR
Brucemore Inc.
Cedar Rapids Bank & Trust
Cedar Rapids Kernels
Clickstop Inc.
Corridor Chiropractic of IA PLC
Crystal Group Inc.
de Novo Alternative Marketing
DiffStrat Companies Inc.
EarthView Environmental Inc.
ESCO Group
Hawkins Wealth Management
MediRevv
MidWestOne Bank
Millhiser Smith Agency Inc.
Oaknoll Retirement Residence
Prairiewoods Franciscan Spirituality Center
Rausch Productions
TrueNorth
University of Iowa Community Credit Union
Van Meter Inc

     

The following links include valuable information regarding area demographics, schools, clubs, organizations, and arts/entertainment. The Corridor is a diverse community with a wealth of offerings. Take a look!

Iowa General Information

Information on living, working in Iowa: www.iowa.com

"Consider Iowa" program: career opportunities, living in Iowa, local events, etc.: www.consideriowa.org

Information for Women: Iowa Commission on the Status of Women

Career Information for GLBTQ:: Out at Work (Courtesy of Wartburg College)

Iowa City Area

Iowa City area demographics :http://www.iowacityareadevelopment.com/demographics

Iowa City Area Chamber of Commerce:http://www.iowacityarea.com/

Iowa City Area Development Group (ICAD): http://www.iowacityareadevelopment.com/

Iowa City and Coralville Area Convention and Visitors Bureau: http://www.iowacitycoralville.org/

Cedar Rapids Area

Cedar Rapids area demographics: http://www.priority1.com/Content/Locating-Business-Here/Demographics.aspx

Cedar Rapids Area Chamber of Commerce: http://www.cedarrapids.org/

Cedar Rapids Area Convention and Visitors Bureau: http://www.cedar-rapids.com/

Corridor Resources

Corridor Parents: http://corridorparents.com/

Diversity Focus: http://www.diversityfocus.org/

Entrepreneurial Development Center: www.edcinc.org

Organizations geared toward young professionals: www.impactcr.org, www.epicia.org

Iowa Cultural Corridor Alliance: upcoming area events, attractions and activities: http://www.culturalcorridor.org/

The University of Iowa Resources

UI Centers for Enterprise: http://enterprise.uiowa.edu/

UI Housing Resources: http://offcampushousing.uiowa.edu

UI Family Services Office: http://hr.uiowa.edu/family-services/

UI Staff Language and Culture Services: http://www.uiowa.edu/hr/administration/linguistics

The University Club Newcomers' Division: http://www.uiowa.edu/~uwc/newcomers

The University of Iowa Staff Language and Culture Services: http://www.uiowa.edu/hr/administration/linguistics/index.html

               Networking Groups: Corridor Job Club             Corridor Job Club Meetup

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Area Maps: Iowa/City Coralville (pdf)

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